Sep 28, 2012 5:30pm PDT
, a defiant steve jobs waited weeks before acknowledging an antenna problem in the iphone 4. >> then, there are some customers who are having problems with their iphone 4s. and i apologize to them. >> reporter: a rare concession from a man whose drive for perfection made apple number one. given how detail oriented steve jobs was, one has to wonder if something so blatantly obvious would have happened under his watch. >> i think on one hand, we can definitely assume that he would have been really meticulous and he would have found these errors. but on the other hand, this could have been his fault. he was really pushing for a separation between google and apple. >> reporter: and apple ceo today went as far as suggesting that customers continue to use going google maps and other rival products until apple works out the glitches in its own program. clearly a humbling day for him. >> your iphone alarm still works for "gma" in the morning. >> reporter: i'll be up early. >> we'll see you then. >>> still much more ahead on "world news" this friday night. the political power couple and their
Sep 29, 2012 4:00am PDT
. and in a weird twist, he chose to defend himself in court. that turned out to be a bad move for him. abc's steve osunsami has the story. >> reporter: after a 17-year murder mystery and then a bizarre trial with waseem daker, an ex-con, acting as his own attorney and frightening victims on the witness stand -- >> we found him glgt as to count two. >> reporter: jurors moved quickly, closing this cold case in three, short hours. finding daker guilty of strangling karmen smith in 1995, as an act of revenge against her housemate, loretta blatz, who was working with authorities to send him to jail for stalking her. >> a great day for karmen smith and her family. we're thrilled with the outcome of the case. >> reporter: prosecutors called him a monster and an obsessed maniac, who after killing smith, waited all day for her 5-year-old son to come walking home from school, walking through these sliding glass doors. nicholas smith was stabbed 18 times and survived. he's now 22. and after jurors read the verdict, he and his family hugged and cried. >> she was a beautiful, caring outgoing mom, whose son, ni
Sep 24, 2012 6:00pm PDT
and blue jays steve johnson pulls a bat out of the hands of ed win incarnation. there is a lead, and then, into the 5th there is game one of a double header and will have a game and a half lead in the world card. green bay taking on seattle. >> thank you very much. that is it from this edition of abc 7 news. >> and from larry, shu, >> and from larry, shu, spence-- captions by vitac -- this is "jeopardy!" here are today's contestants-- an educational consultant from sylva, north carolina... a violinist and dueling pianist from glastonbury, connecticut... and our returning champion-- a conservation jousitter from abiquiu, new mexico... whose 2-day cash winnings total...
Sep 28, 2012 6:00am PDT
haven't seen something like this since 2010 when steve jobs apologized for antenna-gate. investors waiting for next friday's unemployment numbers more jobs created than lost since president obama took office, labor department uping number of jobs created by 386,000 if estimate is confirmed in the final report it will more than wipe out the 261,000 job deficit we had been looking at that the economy loss since the president took office. even with the job creation the unemployment rate of 8.5% higher than the 7.8% when he took office. stocks on the defensive, losing streak yesterday, under pressure the dow down 100 points bloomberg index is trading slightly lower. witches, princesses, vampires, batman among top choices for halloween costumes more than a million adults and kids plan to does as some type of athlete more than 75,000, a political costume as americans gear up to spend 8 billion dollars. >>> any thoughts about what we are going as? >> teletubbies. >> are you? >> all of us. scary. >> she will trick-or-treat alone this year folks. >> it feel too much like halloween is around